Recently, we mentioned some great ideas for spending your holiday gift cards on. Today I want to spotlight two items that our friends at ThinkGeek sent over for us to play with and do a bit of a review. Harry Potter AND Star Wars! Both of these are fun and are 100% worth dropping some gift card cash on! Harry Potter Hand-Controlled Candle ThinkGeek $19.99 … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – ThinkGeek Harry Potter & Star Wars Specials!
Happy New Year! I hope 2019 is ready to shower you all with good things! I also hope that the holiday season of 2018 showered you with goodies too! I got some great “toys” – a pneumatic nail gun, an Amazon Echo Dot and a gigantic LEGO set for Kylo Ren’s tie fighter. Also… gift cards. Raise your hands if, as folks in our 40s, … Continue reading Modern Man POST Holiday Gift Guide – What To Spend Your Gift Cards On
On Facebook, I was challenged by a friend to share a favorite Christmas song, every day, for 12 days. I’ve enjoyed these kinds of lists in the past – and I LOVE Christmas music. So, I was happy to do it! Christmas music is pure joy to me. I’m sad when the radio stops playing it at some point on Christmas day and goes back … Continue reading 12 Days of Christmas Songs! My Favorites!
Last week I got the email: “We’re going to all dress up for Halloween, here in the office.” Now, I’m not a total kill-joy in life. I’ve dressed in more costumes than I remember thanks to my years and years in community theater. I’m happy to dress with my kids while we go trick-or-treating. There’s just something about sitting around in the office, in costume, … Continue reading Office-Friendly Halloween Costumes for The Modern Man
A few months ago I wrote about my doctor challenging me to lose weight, for the better of myself and everyone in my life. Then, a bit after that, I wrote about a day I ‘cheated’ on my diet with an amazing donut from a local pop-up shop called Deviant Donuts. I mentioned how it felt so good. Recently, it was Father’s Day weekend. My … Continue reading I Binged Off My Diet – And It HURT!
Check the calendar, guys! Mothers Day is coming up. What are you doing for your mom and/or spouse? Flowers? Done that. Dinner? Done that. Jewelry? Done that. Photo of the kids? Done that. Think about what you want for Fathers Day. Do you really need a new coffee mug or tie or golf towel? Those are too easy. We want something we’ll really use – … Continue reading Mind of Modern Man and ThinkGeek Pop Culture Journals Review
In case you missed it over the past several weeks, we have been sharing stories that can help a guy out on Valentine’s Day. Today IS Valentine’s Day – but you still have time! 🙂 Click the banners below to read each story and have a great Valentine’s Day! A purr-fect Valentine’s Day gift from ThinkGeek for your significant other or your kids! Want to … Continue reading The Complete Modern Man Valentine’s Day Tips Guide
When we were younger, Valentine’s Dates could mean dancing the night away at a club, a fancy dinner in the city, a weekend away at a B&B. Now we’re older. A lot of us have kids. Finding a normal date-night is a challenge, but then add on the pressure of making it extra special for Valentine’s Day. So, what can we do? Here are some … Continue reading Modern Man Valentine’s Day Prep – Fun Valentine’s Date Night in our 40s
Happy Valentines Day everyone! Do you want to make some “magic” of your own while at the Walt Disney World Resort? Here are 12 experiences for you and that special person in your life to enjoy a little romance on your vacation. 1. A Fireworks cruise. You can get book a private yacht and be taken out on Bay Lake, Seven Seas Lagoon or the … Continue reading Disney Dad’s Dozen – Romantic Experiences for Valentines Day
More Valentine’s Day prep help for you, my friends! We talked about a simple gift, we talked about movies you’ll ENJOY watching on Valentine’s Day – but what about the music? We’ve got you covered there too! Our resident musician – Jon – came up with an amazing 2-hour playlist on Spotify filled with songs guaranteed to brings some ‘feels’ to your Valentine’s Day. Rob … Continue reading Modern Man Valentines Prep – A Modern Man Valentine’s Day Spotify Playlist
Ok gents, Valentine’s Day is only a couple weeks away. Waiting till the last minute and showing up at home with flowers and a card from the mini mart at the gas station doesn’t float it anymore. The Modern Man thinks ahead! Now, that doesn’t mean we have to be all kinds of serious and Hallmark – the Modern Man also likes to have fun! … Continue reading Modern Man Review – Valentines Prep – ThinkGeek Plush Bouquets
GUIDE #5: DISNEY FAN GIFTS Robby took control of the Gift Guide for today, for all those Modern Man Disney Fans on your list. Happy Holidays Everyone! Its that wonderful time of year where we get to spend time with family and to remember what is important in our lives. Dad’s love Christmas! I love decorating the house inside and out. I love picking out … Continue reading Mind of the Modern Man 2017 Holiday Gift Guide – Disney Dad’s Dozen Disney Gifts